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Review At Length: D’Esclans Whispering Angel Rosé 2015

Review At Length: D’Esclans Whispering Angel Rosé 2015

D’Esclans Whispering Angel Rosé 2015 Review If you enjoy rosé wine, chances are you have tried (or at least heard of) D’Esclans Whispering Angel. With its alluring name, attractive label, hallmark pale pink Provencal hue, and cult following – it’s hard to be a wine […]

Review at Length: Locations E Spanish Red Wine

Review at Length: Locations E Spanish Red Wine

LOCATIONS E SPANISH RED WINE REVIEW Back in January, I listed one of the wines from Dave Phinney’s Locations label on my to-drink wish list for 2018.  To be specific, it was the Locations F France Red Wine, because it had been one of the […]

Weekly Wine Wednesday (01/31/18)

Weekly Wine Wednesday (01/31/18)

Another Weekly Wine Wednesday Is Here! This post contains affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure here. For this Weekly Wine Wednesday, I have some exciting news!  Remember back when I set those Glorious Wine Goals for 2018?  Well I am happy to report that […]

Weekly Wine Wednesday (01/17/18)

Weekly Wine Wednesday (01/17/18)

2018’s First Weekly Wine Wednesday! This post contains affiliate links. For more information, read my disclosure here. Happy Weekly Wine Wednesday!  I hope that 2018 brings you all the wine on your wish list, and then some.   It has been more than an entire month […]

Weekly Wine Wednesday (12/13/17)

Weekly Wine Wednesday (12/13/17)

Happy Wine Wednesday! Maybe you prefer Winesday.  Or Hump Day.  Or halfway-to-the-weekend day.  Whatever you wanna call it, I hope it’s been going well and is full of wine!   Although I am in the midst of my 6 Part Prosecco Series (here you can […]

Weekly Wine Wednesday (11/29/17)

Weekly Wine Wednesday (11/29/17)

It’s weekly wine time! With the holidays finally in full swing, there are so many opportunities to indulge in your favorite liquid vices.  Some of you are all about robust reds, others get festive with bubbly, and many break out flavorful whites.   Me?  I’m […]

Weekly Wine Wednesday (11/15/17)

Weekly Wine Wednesday (11/15/17)

Time for more wine reviews on this Weekly Wine Wednesday! The past two weeks have been a week of firsts for me. New varietals that were recommended to me and new regions I’ve been curious to explore. One of the best things about wine is […]

Weekly Wine Wednesdays (10/25/17)

Weekly Wine Wednesdays (10/25/17)

It’s Wine Down Wednesday! So you know that means it’s time for reviews.   But before we get to them, I wanted to give you all the scoop with what’s been going on behind the scenes here at TGG, and what’s in store for the […]

Weekly Wine Wednesdays (10/11/17)

Weekly Wine Wednesdays (10/11/17)

Time for another round of wine reviews! OK, so now that we are doing this on a biweekly basis, I’ve thought of changing the title for this.  But Weekly Wine Wednesdays just has a ring to it, don’t you think?  By also doing this every […]

Review at Length: Montes Wines Purple Angel 2010

Review at Length: Montes Wines Purple Angel 2010

Montes Wines Purple Angel 2010 Colchagua Valley, Chile $69.99, average 4/5   The Super Carmenère of Montes This superb wine represents a whole new dimension for Carménère, the long-lost grape variety that recently resurfaced in Chile after being presumed extinct in Bordeaux, its original home. […]